Raid on Fu-Wang Club
Published : Tuesday, 24 September, 2019 at 12:00 AM Count : 701
Law enforcers on Monday carried out raids on one club and two bars in the city.
The club was Fu-Wang Club in Tejgaon Industrial area and the two bars were - Golden Dragon at Bangla Motor and Piyashi in Mogbazar area in Dhaka city.
A joint team of Detective Branch (DB) of Police and Tejgaon Industrial Police Station started the drive on Monday afternoon.
Ali Hosen Khan, Officer-In-Charge of Tejgaon
Industrial Police Station, said. Although the club had the license to have a bar, the law enforcers conducted the drive.
The raid followed the drive being conducted by the law enforcers to hunt down the dens of gambling and drugs across the country.
On September 18, Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) raided at least five clubs in Dhaka city and arrested Jubo League leader Khaled Mahmud Bhuiyan from his Gulshan residence for allegedly running a 'Casino' at a football club in Fakirerpool.
As part of its continuous drives in Casinos, RAB on September 20 also arrested Jubo League central committee leader SM Golam Kibria Shamim and seized around Tk 1.80 crore and Fixed Deposit Receipt (FDR) worth Tk 165 crore from his office in the city's Niketan area.